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Estimator

Location:
United Kingdom
Sector:
Highways
Department:
Commercial
29 Jan 2021
Vacancy Type:
Employee
About The Role
We are currently looking for an Estimator to join our expanding Highways Division to work on a portfolio of tenders for projects across our Highways infrastructure contracts.
 
We are open to the location for this opportunity being based from any of our main offices.

Reporting to our Managing Estimator you will be tasked with ensuring the accurate and timely submission of bids whilst working closely with the tender sponsor, planner and estimating team.

You will have a demonstrable knowledge of CESSM, SMM7, Highway Works Method of Measurement and of Construction Contracts such as NEC and ICC forms.

Candidates should be proficient in the use Excel and estimating software such as Causeway.

Due to the complexity of projects that we work on, we are keen to receive applications from candidates who are familiar with tendering Highways and Infrastructure contracts.

Individuals will have a technical understanding of Civil Engineering processes and will have a history of successfully winning a variety of projects.

Duties include:

  • Reviewing tender documents and highlighting any potential issues

  • Pricing and producing tender submissions from first principles

  • Analytical estimating; producing net cost estimates

  • Preparing tender adjudication documents

  • Liaison with clients and Consultants as required

  • Producing pricing documents, procurement enquiry packages and materials schedules from drawings and specifications


In return, we offer:

  • Competitive salary

  • Pension

  • Flexible benefit scheme

  • Company car or generous car allowance

  • Private Medical

  • Support in on-going training & development


This is an exciting time in our continued development and we want to engage with ambitious and talented people interested in joining us. We pride ourselves on high staff retention, mainly down to offering employees a clearly defined career path and the support to excel.



** Dyer & Butler is an equal opportunities employer **